The Battle of the Otranto Straits
Controlling the Gateway to the Adriatic in World War I
ISBN10: 0253343798 ISBN13: 9780253343796 Publisher: Replica Books Published: May 1 2004 Pages: 186 Weight: 1.10lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
This little-known story of the largest naval engagement in the Mediterranean during World War I - the Battle of the Otranto Straits - shows the difficulties of waging coalition warfare in which diplomatic and national jealousies override military efficiency.